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The Pomerantz Firm Charges Spiegel with Securities Fraud -- SPGLA
NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Eastern Division), case number: 02 C 9107, against Spiegel, Inc. ("Spiegel" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets:SPGLA) and four of the Company's senior officers on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of Spiegel during the period between April 24, 2001 and April 19, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Industri-Matematik Intl. Corp
Industri-Matematik International Corp. to Appoint Timothy Campbell as President and CEO
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industri-Matematik International Corp. (OTCBB:IMIC) - the Order Company - today announced the appointment of Timothy Campbell as president and Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2003. Campbell, formerly president and CEO of ePIT Systems, Inc., brings nearly 20 years of leadership to IMI together with extensive enterprise software experience that includes professional services, engineering, support, sales and marketing.
Blyth, Inc. Announces Formation of Blyth HomeScents International, Serving Worldwide Wholesale Home Fragrance Customers
GREENWICH, Conn., Dec. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in the home fragrance and giftware industries, today announced the formation of Blyth HomeScents International as its global wholesale home fragrance group serving North American and European customers. The new group encompasses Blyth's recently-integrated North American business unit, which includes the wholesale division of Candle Corporation of America and all of Endar Corp, as well as the Company's European wholesale entities, The Colony Group and The Gies Group. Blyth HomeScents International provides candles and home fragrance products and related accessories to more than 20,000 retailers around the world through wholesale channels of distribution.
TietoEnator Acquires the Oil & Gas Industry Solution DaWinci
ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TietoEnator (Other OTC:TTNTF) (Stockholm:TIEN) continues to strengthen its position within the oil & gas industry by acquiring the oil & gas solution within Personnel Tracking and Logistics, DaWinci, from DaWinci Services AS in Bergen, Norway.